Sullivan staying at home

David Sullivan will not nbe attending tomorrow night’s friendly match against Dagenham and Redbridge which he and the directors arranged in a bid to raise finds for the struggling National League outfit. With new security measures being introduced, the co chairman has agreed not to attend the match which kicks off at the Chigwell Construction Stadium […]

Hammer aims to change a few minds

Joao Mario insists he’s still doing his best to make an impression at West Ham after a mediocre start to life in claret and blue. As reported here yesterday (Mon) it is now highly unlikely the Portuguese midfielder will land a permanent deal at the end of the season. But that won’t stop him trying […]

Chicharito ready for action

Chicharito is all ready to step up to the plate ahead of the World Cup finals in the United States at the end of this month. Hernandez will be part of the El Tri squad for friendly international matches with Iceland and Croatia and the striker is looking forward to representing his country again after […]

Now it’s Reggae Boy Ravel!

Controversial former Hammer Ravel Morrison looks to have finally turned his back on England and is ready to play for Jamaica. The one time Hammers miisfit is currently playing for Atlas in Mexico. And the 25 year old has now posted a letter on Instagram that appears to be the Jamaica Football Federation asking him […]

Hammers need a licence to kill!

  By Allen Cummings   How many of us sat watching the Wigan v Southampton cup tie with our ‘wannabe’ managerial hats on? I studiously assessed our next premier league opponents, trying to weigh up what we faced in possibly our biggest game of the season so far. On the face of it the Saints’ […]

Hammers to blank permanent midfielder move

West Ham will not be moving to make Joao Mario’s move permanent in the summer should they remain in the Premier League. The midfielder has been disappointing since arriving on a loan in January and ClaretandHugh understands there is no chance of the club meeting a transfer fee of around £26 million. His performances have […]

Owners delay ‘friendly’ decision

David Gold and David Sullivan’s presence in the London Stadium director’s box for the Southampton game is today being confirmed by the London Evening Standard. But a report in London’s evening newspaper adds that they have yet to make up their minds about attending a game at Dagenham and Redbridge on Wednesday. ClaretandHugh revealed yesterday […]

Bookies have faith in the Irons

West Ham are outsiders of the  relegation fighting clubs to take the drop. The High Street bookies are never very far wrong on such issues – they can’t afford to be – and the odds makers give the Irons a realistic chance of staying up over the likes of Stoke, Southampton and Huddersfield. Indeed, the […]

Report: FA’s Henry ‘racism’ probe goes on

THE FA are reported as having met with West Ham’s former head of recruitment Tony Henry over his race row. Henry received his marching orders from the club after making discriminating remarks against Africans claiming they “can have a bad attitude.” According to The Sun he is likely to attend a racism awareness course as part […]

Sullivan and Gold set to stay in position

David Sullivan, David Gold and Karren Brady look certain to be back on their director box positions for the match against Southampton. The trio are determined to face up the threat of any abuse believing it would be a dereliction of their duties to make themselves invisible for the afternoon. There have been strong claims […]